Naval Courts Martial.
First edition, first impression, rather uncommon. An important study covering the years from the Glorious Revolution of 1688 to the close of the Napoleonic Wars in 1815. Hannay (1853-1934) was a distinguished naval historian who lectured at the Royal Naval Academy and wrote the lives of Blake (1886) and Rodney (1891), and a two-volume Short History of the Royal Navy (1898-1900).
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Octavo. Original blue cloth, gilt lettered spine. 7 half-tone plates. Discoloured blemish to back cover otherwise a very good copy.